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Kyowa Kirin North America Appoints Paula Soteropoulos to Board of Directors

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

BEDMINSTER, N.J., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Kyowa Kirin, Inc., an affiliate of Kyowa Kirin Co., Ltd. (Kyowa Kirin, TSE: 4151) a global specialty pharmaceutical company, welcomed Paula Soteropoulos, a biopharma industry veteran, as the newest non-executive Director on its North America Board of Directors, effective September 1, 2021.

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  • BEDMINSTER, N.J., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Kyowa Kirin, Inc., an affiliate of Kyowa Kirin Co., Ltd. (Kyowa Kirin, TSE: 4151) a global specialty pharmaceutical company, welcomed Paula Soteropoulos, a biopharma industry veteran, as the newest non-executive Director on its North America Board of Directors, effective September 1, 2021.
  • She currently serves as Executive Chairman for Ensoma and as a member of the Board of Directors of uniQure, Rallybio and Chiesi USA.
  • "I look forward to joining the North America Board of Directors and working with the entire executive team to navigate a period of rapid growth and opportunity."
  • You can learn more about Kyowa Kirin North America at: https://kkna.kyowakirin.com.

eHealth Announces Leadership Transition

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

Mr. Soistman succeeds Scott Flanders, who intends to retire as CEO and as a member of the eHealth Board of Directors at that time.

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  • Mr. Soistman succeeds Scott Flanders, who intends to retire as CEO and as a member of the eHealth Board of Directors at that time.
  • To help ensure a seamless transition, Mr. Flanders will remain with the Company in a consulting capacity through the end of 2021.
  • The Company also announced that Dale Wolf, a member of the eHealth Board of Directors, has been named Chair of the Board.
  • These include statements regarding the timing, effects and benefits of leadership transition, the planned actions of our management team after the transition, the potential for long-term profitable growth of our business, and the creation of value for shareholders.

Facet Wealth Accelerates Growth With Key Hiring Of Shruti Joshi As Chief Operating Officer

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:35pm

"Most people have questions about their finances and have not had access to the kind of financial advice they need," said Shruti Joshi, COO of Facet Wealth.

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  • "Most people have questions about their finances and have not had access to the kind of financial advice they need," said Shruti Joshi, COO of Facet Wealth.
  • I am so proud to be a part of the Facet Wealth team and to bring our mission to life."
  • Facet Wealth also announced today the new hire of long-time Joshi associate, Liz Shader, as its Director of Growth Marketing.
  • Facet Wealth also provides a Financial Wellness offering for employers seeking to empower their employees with affordable, comprehensive financial guidance.

Former Cigna Global Chief Compliance Officer Tom O'Neil Joins BRG

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:59pm

"Over the past decade, I've had the pleasure of working with BRG professionals in a number of complex governance, compliance and regulatory enforcement matters," said O'Neil.

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  • "Over the past decade, I've had the pleasure of working with BRG professionals in a number of complex governance, compliance and regulatory enforcement matters," said O'Neil.
  • He has chaired the audit and risk oversight; ethics and compliance; and nominating and governance committees of corporate and mutual fund boards.
  • In his most recent corporate role, he was the global chief compliance officer of Cigna Corporation, a leading health service company with over 70,000 employees and approximately $160 billion in top-line revenue.
  • "We are delighted to have Tom join us," saidBRG Principal Executive Officer and President Tri MacDonald .

President Biden Appoints RBB Bancorp President and CEO Alan Thian to Community Development Advisory Board

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:54am

RBB Bancorp (NASDAQ:RBB) announced President and CEO Alan Thians appointment to the Advisory Board of the U.S. Department of the Treasurys Community Development Financial Institutions Fund.

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  • RBB Bancorp (NASDAQ:RBB) announced President and CEO Alan Thians appointment to the Advisory Board of the U.S. Department of the Treasurys Community Development Financial Institutions Fund.
  • Mr. Thian is one of nine community development leaders nationwide appointed to advise the CDFI Fund Director on the policies of the CDFI Fund.
  • I am honored to serve as a member of the Community Development Advisory Board, said Mr. Thian.
  • The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) plays an important role in generating economic growth and opportunity in some of our nation's most distressed communities.

RabbleHealth Welcomes Andre Player to its Advisory Board

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:45pm

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RabbleHealth, a digital patient engagement company focused on cancer, announced today that it has appointed Andre Player, veteran technology sector professional, to its Advisory Board.

Key Points: 
  • THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RabbleHealth, a digital patient engagement company focused on cancer, announced today that it has appointed Andre Player, veteran technology sector professional, to its Advisory Board.
  • "We are honored to have Andre join our Advisory Board.
  • His career focus has been the intersection of people, process, information and technology," saidAubrey Kelly, CEO at RabbleHealth.
  • "Given the mission of RabbleHealth, I could not be more excited or humbled to join this amazing team as part of the Advisory Board.

Lantronix Announces Creation of Advisory Board with Bernhard Bruscha as First Member and Chair

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 12:00pm

He will continue to support the Company by agreeing to serve as the Advisory Boards first member and Chair, effective November 9, 2021.

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  • He will continue to support the Company by agreeing to serve as the Advisory Boards first member and Chair, effective November 9, 2021.
  • Bernhards contributions to Lantronix and to the Board throughout his tenure have been invaluable.
  • I am very pleased to have been asked to serve on the Advisory Board and to continue to support strategic planning for Lantronix, said Bruscha.
  • In addition, Lantronix today announced that it intends to select Dr. Heidi Nguyen as a nominee for election by stockholders at the Annual Meeting.

Trividia Health Announces Jonathan Chapman as President and Chief Executive Officer

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 9:00am

Trividia Health, Inc., a leading supplier of blood glucose monitoring systems, announced today that Jonathan Chapman has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Trividia Health, Inc., a leading supplier of blood glucose monitoring systems, announced today that Jonathan Chapman has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.
  • In addition to his newly assumed responsibilities at Trividia Health, Mr. Chapman will continue to serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of PTS Diagnostics, Inc.
    Jonathan has proven himself as the right leader for PTS Diagnostics and is the right leader for Trividia, said Shaobo Li, Chairman of the Board at both Trividia Health and PTS Diagnostics.
  • This organization has a long history of leadership within the healthcare industry as a provider of accurate, accessible, and affordable point-of-care solutions for the management of diabetes, said Jonathan Chapman, President and CEO of Trividia Health and PTS Diagnostics.
  • Trividia Health, Inc., is a global health and wellness company with over 30 years experience in the industry.

Infogain adds Mindtree co-founder Krishnakumar Natarajan as Board Member

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 5:30pm

Infogain, a Silicon Valley-based leader in human-centered digital platform and software engineering services, today announced that it has added Mindtree co-founder Krishnakumar Natarajan as an independent director.

Key Points: 
  • Infogain, a Silicon Valley-based leader in human-centered digital platform and software engineering services, today announced that it has added Mindtree co-founder Krishnakumar Natarajan as an independent director.
  • Krishnakumar has extensive experience helping enterprises navigate their digital transformation journeys by enhancing their customer experience and delivering industry leading growth.
  • Krishnakumar Natarajan said, Global enterprises are accelerating their digital transformation journeys and are looking for credible partners.
  • Shashank Singh said, We welcome KKs addition to the board as the Infogain team enters this next phase of growth.

UREEQA Appoints Technology Marketing Leader Kirk Fergusson as CEO

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

Meanwhile, Fergusson - a distinguished technology marketing executive - moves into the CEO role.

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  • Meanwhile, Fergusson - a distinguished technology marketing executive - moves into the CEO role.
  • Adding Kirk Fergusson as CEO is a move in lockstep with that approach, and it will enable me to focus on continuing to strategically build UREEQA into an industry powerhouse."
  • Prior to joining UREEQA, Fergusson led sales operations for SecureKey Technologies, which employs blockchain technology to underpin its innovative identity network.
  • UREEQA provides value and opportunities for its Creators, Validators and Tokenholders via URQA, the token at the heart of the UREEQA ecosystem.